Continental Corporation Software Engineer (JV OSRAM-CONTINENTAL GmbH) in Guadalajara, Mexico

About Continental With sales of €44 billion in 2017, Continental is among the leading automotive suppliers worldwide and currently employs more than 238,000 employees in 61 countries. Information management in and beyond the vehicle is at the very heart of the Interior division. The product portfolio for different types of vehicles includes: instrument clusters, multifunctional and head-up displays, control units, access control and tire-information systems, radios, infotainment systems, input devices, control panels, climate control units, software, cockpits as well as services and solutions for telematics and Intelligent Transportation Systems. The Interior division employs more than 46,000 people worldwide and generated sales of €9.3 billion in 2017.

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Job Title Software Engineer (JV OSRAM-CONTINENTAL GmbH)

Country Mexico

Posting Location Guadalajara

Job Description

This position shall form part of the planned Joint Venture between Osram and Continental which is supposed to be a standalone company with equal shares from both partners operating with a global set-up.

Both companies are planning a strategic cooperation in order to combine the strengths of both companies: our competence in the area of innovative lighting control electronics and Osram’s extraordinary know-how in lighting solutions.

On Day 1 of the planned joint venture “Osram Continental GmbH” strives to have about 1,500 employees in 17 locations and 9 countries worldwide with its headquarter in the Munich area.

Day 1 and start of operations including employee transfer into the JV would be after successful conclusion of negotiations and after regulatory approval of the deal by the appropriate regulatory authorities has been granted.


Continental Interior B&S is looking for an Embedded Software Engineer willing to grow his/her career in the Automotive

industry, with logical approach to coding, Quality mindset and good C language skills. This individual will be working analyzing

requirements, designing, developing, integrating and verifying SW functionalities in real­time embedded environment for various

ECU's for Vehicle access such as RF Receivers/Decoders, Immobilizers, Start Stop Buttons, Electric Steering Column Locks,

Key Fobs and NFC/Bluetooth Devices

Will use established processes, methods and tools, while becoming an active participant in interdisciplinary, multi­

location teams for a business unit (I BS) with mature technologies, know­how and a strong focus on quality.

Basic Qualifications

B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering or similar, Excellent knowledge of embedded Software

development and automotive technologies (e.g. operating systems) Excellent knowledge of C language, Good knowledge of

software development tools and software development processes, Good knowledge of microcontroller technology.

Analytical skills for technical problems, Proactive and collaborative attitude, Planning and organization skills,

Communication skills.

Good language skills (English – required), Understanding of the customers and users needs and


At least 4 years embedded SW experience

Job Requirements

Preferred Qualifications

· Knowledge in configuration and change management tools

· Automotive embedded SW experience

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